The 100 Best Shops in Paris

The 100 Best Shops in Paris

 

When many think of Paris they think 'chic', 'sophisticated', 'individual' and most definitely 'stylish'. The city seems to have an air of elegance that is present in many aspects of Parisian life. Of course Parisians also know how to shop. With such an impressive array of boutique-lined rues and innovatively arranged outlets it is no wonder that Paris has adquired such a name for itself. To get an idea of what is on offer, and to perhaps gain some inspiration, check out Shopikon's ecclectic top 100 list of Paris's clothing, design, book and gourmet shops. 

 

  1. Sept Cinq

    If you’re hunting for something quintessentially Parisian, look no further than Sept Cinq, a concept store named after the first two digits of the city’s famed postal code (75). Founders Audrey and Lorna, who met as business…

    26 rue Berger, 75001 Paris

  2. Balibaris

    Men who are fans of simple, trendy, and casual chic outfits should have Balibaris on their radar. The men's clothing line was conceived by Paul Szczerba, who dreamed of a timeless wardrobe that would be suitable for both work and…

    14, rue de Marseille, 75010 Paris

  3. Le Chocolat Alain Ducasse

    Celebrated chef Alain Ducasse is known worldwide for his many gastronomic achievements, and La Manufacture de Chocolat is yet another one of his dreams realized. His interest in chocolate dates back to the 70's when he worked for…

    40, rue de la Roquette, 75011 Paris

  4. Sens Unique

    Choosing a perfume that best suits you is a tough business to go at alone but, when in Paris, you needn't go too far for some personalized counsel. At Sens Unique, choosing a scent no longer involves the current trend of…

    13 Rue du Roi de Sicile, 75004 Paris

  5. Bicycle Store

    Bicycle Store has been a fixture in the Marais district since May 2008, when Cyril Saulnier and brothers Alexandre and Simon Ballard opened the shop that would ultimately draw urban cyclists and bicycle aficionados to its doors…

    17, Boulevard du Temple, 75003 Paris

  6. Galignani

    Entering Galignani is like jumping back in time --- to 1801, to be exact, which is the year that Italian Giovanni Antonio Galignani left Venice for Paris to open a bookshop and reading room specializing in English books. With a…

    224, rue de Rivoli, 75001 Paris

  7. Nationale 7

    If vinyl records and vintage furniture seem like a completely random combination, you'd be surprised at their harmonious co-habitation in Nationale 7. The boutique, located on Rue du Faubourg Poissonnière in the 10th…

    114 rue du faubourg poissonnière, 75010 Paris

  8. Fifi Chachnil

    Lingerie is a luxury every woman ought to indulge in, and Fifi Chachnil is the perfect place to get started. In 1984, Chachnil worked on designing stage costumes and ready-to-wear garments under her surname. Composed of…

    231, rue St.-Honoré, 75001 Paris

  9. The Collection

    With a passion for craft, design and everything in between, Englishwoman Allison Grant opened The Collection in Paris' animated Marais area. Since 2003, it has brought together products by both well-known and up-and-coming…

    33, Rue de Poitou, 75003 Paris

  10. Bonastre

    When Fernando Bonastre's search for the perfect laptop bag ended in vain, he took matters into his own hands and created one himself - a decision that led to the eponymous luxury line of leather bags and accessories that merges…

    1 rue de Saintonge, 75003 Paris